IIM Bill

Timelines
Registration for CAT 2018 starts today: All details here

08 Aug 2018

Registration for CAT 2018 starts today: All details here

Registration for the Common Admission Test (CAT) 2018 begins today on the official website. The deadline is September 19.

Soon, graduates can apply for direct PhDs in IIMs

04 Aug 2018

Soon, graduates can apply for direct PhDs in IIMs

In what might be a hugely beneficial move for students, the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) is expected to give the nod to IIMs allowing them to admit graduates directly into PhD programs, like IITs are allowed to do.

Registration for CAT 2018 opens August 8: All details here

29 Jul 2018

Registration for CAT 2018 opens August 8: All details here

The Common Admission Test (CAT) 2018 will be held on November 25. Registrations will open on August 8 and continue till September 19.

IIM-Ahmedabad gets a service tax bill of Rs. 52cr

09 Jul 2018

IIM-Ahmedabad gets a service tax bill of Rs. 52cr

The IIM-Ahmedabad has been hit with a massive tax burden: authorities have demanded Rs. 52cr as service tax for the period between 2009-10 and 2014-15.

CAT 2018 to be held on November 25: Details here

10 May 2018

CAT 2018 to be held on November 25: Details here

The 2018 Common Admission Test (CAT) for admission to management programs in IIMs and other institutes will be held on November 25.

Degrees or diplomas? IIMs are confused, HRD refuses help

06 Apr 2018

Degrees or diplomas? IIMs are confused, HRD refuses help

Four months after passage of the IIM Bill that granted statutory powers to the prestigious institutes, they are still undecided on what they should offer- degrees or diplomas.

Parliament gives nod to IIM bill: Allows appointments, campuses abroad

20 Dec 2017

Parliament gives nod to IIM bill: Allows appointments, campuses abroad

RS unanimously passed a bill granting Indian Institutes of Management (IIM) liberty to award degrees and set up campuses abroad.

Lok Sabha passes IIM Bill seeking to remove Government interference

28 Jul 2017

Lok Sabha passes IIM Bill seeking to remove Government interference

The Lok Sabha has approved the Indian Institutes of Management (IIM) Bill, 2017 that grants functional autonomy to the institutions and allows them to award degrees.

IIM Calcutta and IIM Shillong to be renamed

13 Feb 2017

IIM Calcutta and IIM Shillong to be renamed

Two Indian Institutes of Management, IIM Calcutta and IIM Shillong are going to be renamed by the government.

Raghuram appointed IIM Bangalore's director

11 Feb 2017

Raghuram appointed IIM Bangalore's director

Professor G. Raghuram was appointed the director of IIM, Bangalore by the government.

IIM bill tabled in Lok Sabha today

09 Feb 2017

IIM bill tabled in Lok Sabha today

The Indian Institutes of Management Bill 2017 was tabled today in the Lok Sabha, providing the premiere institutions the power to grant degrees.

Govt: IIMs should have 50% reservation in faculty

26 Jan 2017

Govt: IIMs should have 50% reservation in faculty

After approving the IIM Bill that gives greater autonomy to the institutes, the HRD ministry has stated that IIMs should also have 50% reservation in faculty for SC, ST and OBCs.

Cabinet approves IIM Amendment Bill

24 Jan 2017

Cabinet approves IIM Amendment Bill

The union Cabinet has cleared the IIM amendment bill.

Half the number of IIMs have no directors

23 Oct 2016

Half the number of IIMs have no directors

With plans of the Indian Government for IIMs to transition to world-class institutions, 10 out of 20 IIMs currently have no director.

Javadekar accepts PMO's suggestion to let IIMs choose their Chairman

12 Aug 2016

Javadekar accepts PMO's suggestion to let IIMs choose their Chairman

The HRD Ministry under new HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar has agreed to relinquish government role in appointing the Board of Governors Chairman at all IIMs.